Persona (the show) is an anthology series released on Netflix on April 11, 2019. The first collection, so far, has a total of four episodes. In each episode, k-pop singer IU plays as the protagonist. Also, all four episodes were created by four different directors (one per episode). Since the series was created by four… Continue reading Persona- Drama Review
Everyone has seen maybe a handful of live action/drama versions of an anime or manga- usually it’s both though; sometimes the anime doesn’t get that much credit than the manga and drama or vice-versa. There are quite a few dramas/ live action versions of dramas and anime in korean, japanese and chinese. Some of them… Continue reading Drama/ Live Action Versions of Anime/ Manga
With Valentine’s day being tomorrow, I decided to write my favorite 3 couples. Please know that there won’t be any explanation to them like I do in my usual posts because I’m a bit busy with classes, but I still wanted to keep posting for Valentine’s week. Believe me..I have a lot to say about… Continue reading My Favorite Couples (Manga, Anime, and Drama)
I love it when there is more than one adaptation to a certain story or series. Reason being because you can see the creativity and magic the director and writer do in order to make the story their own while also tying in the essence of the original. Sometimes it works, other times it doesn’t.
The Chinese version of Meteor Garden -based on the story of the classic manga “Hana Yori Dango” (or one of the variants of the drama of Boys Over Flowers) - was released in July of this year and ended in August of this year on Netflix. It's a classic story of a normal commoner being… Continue reading Why didn’t I watch this sooner?- Meteor Garden Review
Everyone has this one drama that started this black hole of addiction to Asian dramas as a whole. For the most part, it's a classic Korean drama like "Boys Over Flowers", "Dream High", "Coffee Prince" among others. However, that wasn't the case for me. I was a huge fan of anime (still am). So I… Continue reading My first ever Asian Drama?
Busted is a Korean variety show on Netflix which aired in May 2018 and ended in June, 2018. The main cast consists of Yoo Jae-Suk (Running Man), Ahn Jae-Wook (actor), Kim Jong-Min (2 Days &1 Night), Lee Kwang- Soo (Running Man), Park Min-Young (actress), Ooh Sehun (Exo), and Kim Se-Jeong (Gugudan). The show is about 7 detective… Continue reading Busted! Series Review